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TravelCenters of America Sells Senior Notes

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December 18, 2014  9:47 am

Travel center operator TravelCenters of America LLC has sold a 8% Senior Note offering.  This issue has a maturity date of 2029--relatively short. Currently TravelCenters has a 8.25% issue of senior notes outstanding which are trading above par at $25.89 which leads us to believe that this issue will trade around par and remain close to par under the current economic conditions.

We may initiate a small position to use some of our cash hoard, although we wish the maturity was a couple years shorter.

Details of the issue are here.

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